I can have respect and admiration for famous people, but I have never had a sense of fear or awe.
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I led a perfectly normal life until “Downton Abbey.” I’m not kidding. I’d go to theatres, I’d go to galleries, things like that on my own. And now I can’t and that’s awful. The Fulham Road’s dodgy!
You know, if you’re going to be honest with yourself, you have to admit that you go into show business wanting people to talk about you and wanting everyone to know who you are. But that also means there are going to be a whole bunch of people who don’t like you. No matter who […]
The people I know who won Oscars, it didn’t change their inner peace at all.
There’s a machine that goes along with celebrity, where people just fabricate a certain persona and they put it out there and that’s what you’re led to believe they are.
My fame has been so gradual that I feel I’m the same person I’ve always been.
Having a stage name is like having a Superman complex. I go into the telephone booth as Eric Bishop and come out as Jamie Foxx.
The most abnormal thing about my life is having sort of crowds form everywhere you go.
We have 89 fans waiting in the living room. The entire 1989 record. I want to come up with as many ways that we can spend time together and bond because it keeps me normal. It keeps my life feeling manageable.
I’m really in touch with my fans and I know what they like. What my fans in general were afraid of was that I would start making pop music and I would stop writing smart lyrics. Or I would stop writing emotional lyrics. And when they heard the new music they realized that that wasn’t […]